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sustainability

Plate Politics: Why you should eat less meat

By Nick Laba The dinner table has always set the perfect stage for an argument. A group of too-familiar people, forced to face each other, held hostage by the meal before them. But only in recent years has the predictable ranting shifted…

Website connects users to sports equipment

Reported by Roxanne Egan-Elliott A website that facilitates the sharing economy of goods gives young Vancouverites a chance to get active without the upfront costs. Launched in February 2017, Quupe invites users to sign up for free and…

Gardens hyped for social benefits

Permaculture, a herbacide- and pesticide-free gardening practice, may help help Vancouverites promote healthier lifestyles and create new friendships. Permaculture combines knowledge from indigenous cultures with modern science in an…